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Unable to work, when dual core option in BIOS is enabled

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I upgraded (due the absence of speedstep technology in celerons) my hp nx 6310 notebook by exchanging of celeron M 410 CPU with Intel Dual Core T2250. I read, that this CPU is compatible with Intel 945 GM chipset family, therefore I bought one and installed this CPU. If was in  BIOS-setup enabled the option (dual core processors), after BIOS initialization the computer was unable to start, unable start from DVD, USB, CD...black display, fan was on, and LEDs were too on. Only if  this option is disabled (one core is switched off), the computer can run, but task manager shows only one field for one core.

I tried flash BIOS (by the same version :-) F.0E), but no change observed after enabling dual core option in BIOS. :-(

I think, any driver cannot solve this problem, becauce this malfunction is in BIOS or hardware level. Is this dual core T 2250 CPU unsupported by this motherboard ? Or can be only one core burned out and the other intact ?

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It's not posible to upgrade to a dual core, the motherboard is a different design. Keep in mind that the processor, motherboard and memory have a matched frequency. If the processor doesn't match the board then it won't recognize it. Since the board does recognize the T2300, it may be that you need to match the memory in order to get it to boot. Match the memory by going to patriotmem.com and entering the model that the T2300 came from, it will tell you the memory frequency. If the memory matches the processor simply will not work with that board.

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the chip is soldered to the motherboard an i would not mess with that u will end up with a paper weight

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http://support.gateway.com/us/en/s/Mobile/2007/SonicC/1014366R/1014366Rnv.shtml

{ Look under Specifications, and Components }

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Intel_Pentium_Dual-Core_microprocessors#Dual-Core_Mobile_processors

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Socket_M

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[ High-speed graphics being AGP and PCI-Express.
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These are slower processes of a computer, and are handled by the Southbridge chip ]

The Southbridge chip handles the slower capabilities of a computer;
Anything to do with the IDE bus, SATA bus, USB bus, Ethernet, and Audio. (Sound)

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In the list the Pentium Dual Core is the best option.
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The Core Solo is just a glorified Pentium 4. It's a Single core processor }

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For additional questions please post in a Comment.

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